Dance Lest We All Fall Down: Breaking Cycles of Poverty in Brazil and Beyond

Dance Lest We All Fall Down: Breaking Cycles of Poverty in Brazil and Beyond

by Margaret Willson
     
 


In a narrative brimming with honesty and grace, Dance Lest We All Fall Down unfolds the story of how friendship, when combined with courage, insight, and passion, can transform dreams of a better world into reality.See more details below

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In a narrative brimming with honesty and grace, Dance Lest We All Fall Down unfolds the story of how friendship, when combined with courage, insight, and passion, can transform dreams of a better world into reality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780295990583
Publisher:
University of Washington Press
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,006,675
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

part 1 learning to dance

1 Seduction 1

2 The First Return 13

3 Agnaldo and Candomblé 25

4 Letting Salvador Inside 35

5 Learning to Dance 45

6 A Dangerous Embrace 53

7 Marginals 63

8 Sex and Friendship 71

9 Rain 83

10 Burnt Knives 91

11 A Stranger 101

part 2 treading water

12 Encountering Seattle 111

13 Ideas 117

14 Life Change 125

15 Letting the Outer Skin Be Social 135

16 Of Race and Remembrance 143

17 More Sides of Bahia 153

18 A View Into the Abyss 163

19 Power and Presence 177

20 Trust 185

21 Tall Poppy 199

22 A Shadowed Color of Shade 209

part 3 laughter lessons

23 Leaves of Understanding 219

24 Love 229

25 Barriers of Glass 239

26 Storms 249

27 Sharing a Lifeboat 259

28 Heartbreak 271

29 Evolution 283

30 Resting on the Wings of a Butterfly 293

Afterword 301

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